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"creditworthy" in British English

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creditworthyadjective

uk   /ˈkred.ɪtˌwɜː.ði/  us   /-ˌwɝː-/
Someone who is creditworthy has enough ​money or ​property for ​banks and other ​organizations to be ​willing to ​lend them ​money: The ​bankrefused to give him a ​loan, saying that he wasn't creditworthy.
creditworthiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of creditworthy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"creditworthy" in Business English

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creditworthyadjective

uk   /ˈkredɪtˌwɜːði/  us   /-ˌwɝː-/
FINANCE used to describe a ​person, ​business, or ​government to which ​financialorganizations are ​willing to ​lendmoney: less/more/most creditworthy During a ​creditcrunch, ​banks are reluctant to ​lend except to the most creditworthy borrowers. Pawnbrokers are popular with those not considered creditworthy enough to be ​grantedbankaccounts.
creditworthiness
noun [U] /ˈkredɪtˌwɜːðɪnəs/  us /-ˌwɝː-/
Your ​creditreportincludes your ​credit score, which gives ​lenders an ​instantpicture of your creditworthiness.
(Definition of creditworthy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “creditworthy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 信用可靠的, 信贷安全的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 信用可靠的, 信貸安全的…
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